What does warehousing mean?

Definitions for warehousing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word warehousing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. repositing, reposition, storage, warehousing(noun)

    depositing in a warehouse

    "they decided to reposition their furniture in a recommended repository in Brooklyn"; "my car is in storage"; "publishers reduced print runs to cut down the cost of warehousing"


  1. warehousing(Noun)

    the act of placing goods in a warehouse

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warehousing

    of Warehouse

  2. Warehousing(noun)

    the act of placing goods in a warehouse, or in a customhouse store


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of warehousing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of warehousing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie:

    We need to keep violent folks behind bars as long as we can. But non-violent offenders, drug offenders that we're warehousing in prisons for years makes no sense.

  2. Andre Toet:

    We are talking to several Iranian companies looking for possible investment in the free zone - small metal manufacturing and warehousing distribution of agricultural products.

  3. Leslie Holman:

    This is unjust and a repudiation of our nation's values and historic commitment to justice for all, doesn't that tell the administration that these most vulnerable of human beings deserve protection rather than warehousing as prisoners?

  4. Michael Risher:

    The law is clear that when the state prosecutes a person who is unable to participate in the proceedings they have to suspend the proceedings and send that person for evaluation and treatment – and they have to do that promptly, instead, we are warehousing hundreds of people in county jails.

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